Eraclea Mare – Green Pearl of Veneto

Eraclea Mare, Veneto, Italy

Eraclea Mare is a smaller and quieter resort located about 60 kilometers north of Venice, and about 10 kilometers from the fishing town of Caorle. With easy access from the highway it is a great place also for travellers who travel further to the south. It is often referred to as the Green Pearl of Veneto for a number of

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What is the currency in Italy?


On January 1, 2002 a new currency was put into circulation – Euro, which became the national currency of 12 Member States of the European Union. The new single currency Euro replaced the legacy currencies of the countries Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. Now it is official currency of 27 countries. Photo

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Opening hours in Italy

opening hours

A typical Italian working day begins at 8.00 or 9.00 and lasts to 13.00, when is the time for siesta, and then continue from 15.00 to 18.00 or 19.00. Usual working days are Monday to Friday. Ordinary working day that is known in the northern countries of Europe, ie from 9.00 to 17.00 (in Italian “orario continuato”) with an hour

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